Bissieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bissieres in Calvados

Photo is of Beuvron at 9 km from Bissieres

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Bissieres is situated in the Calvados department and Normandy region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bissieres in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Beuvron at 9 km and Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge at 11 km.

Bissieres, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Beuvron

Beuvron

Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction north-north-east)

Part of the Normandy Cider Route, Beuvron has lots of half-timberd houses and is...

See Beuvron guide
Les Jardins du Pays d\'Auge

Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge

Garden at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

The gardens of the Pays d'Auge are a beautiful mature garden set around a...

See Les Jardins du Pays d'Auge guide
Cambremer

Cambremer

at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

Cambremer is a very picturesque small village, ideally explored as part of the Normandy...

See Cambremer guide
Dives-sur-Mer

Dives-sur-Mer

at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

In the 'Village of William the Conqueror' at Dives-sur-Mer artisans and artists are brought...

See Dives-sur-Mer guide
 
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Cabourg

Cabourg

Seaside resort at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

One time favourite of Marcel Proust, Cabourg has one of the longest and active...

See Cabourg guide
Houlgate

Houlgate

Seaside resort at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

The beach is certainly the main attraction at Houlgate, and there are also some...

See Houlgate guide
Caen

Caen

at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

With a castle, two abbeys and an attracive historic centre Caen is a very...

See Caen guide
Lisieux

Lisieux

at 24 km (direction east)

The painstaking rebuilding of Lisieux since the war has gone a long way to...

See Lisieux guide
Villers-sur-Mer

Villers-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

Villers-sur-Mer is one of several friendly beach resorts along the Normandy coast...

See Villers-sur-Mer guide
Lisieux Basilica

Lisieux Basilica

Church at 24 km (direction east)

The basilica in Lisieux is a 20th century church built in tribute to Saint-Therese,...

See Lisieux Basilica guide
Chateau de Boutemont

Chateau de Boutemont

Castle at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

Beautiful chateau and gardens in the Calvados department of Normandy...

See Chateau de Boutemont guide
Falaise

Falaise

at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

Best known for its castle, Falaise also has several other interesting monuments in the...

See Falaise guide
Deauville

Deauville

Seaside resort at 30 km (direction north-east)

The resort of Deauville, established in the 19th century, is still one of the...

See Deauville guide
Trouville

Trouville

Seaside resort at 31 km (direction north-east)

The long established resort at Trouville has retained lots of its 19th century villas,...

See Trouville guide

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Markets in and near Bissieres

  • Mezidon-Canon: market Sunday (5km)
  • Troarn: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives: market Monday (11km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (18km)
  • Dives-sur-Mer: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Cabourg: market Thursday & Monday & Saturday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Cabourg: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Houlgate: market Thursday (21km)

More information about Bissieres, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Bissieres, France

What to do at Bissieres? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bissieres.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (21km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (39km)
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (14km)
  • Boutemont (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Brécy (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pegasus Bridge (19km)
  • Prairie (Caen) (21km)
  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (22km)
  • Rochers des Parcs (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lisieux (30km)
 
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Geography and distances

Bissieres is in the north of France at 22 kilometres from Caen, the department capital (general information: Bissieres is 180 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bissieres

Canton: Mézidon-Canon

Arrondissement: Lisieux

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14370

Distance to Bissieres

from Caen (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 180 km

from Calais: 247 km

from Nice: 824 km

from Bordeaux: 477 km

from Strasbourg: 576 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car typically by ferry into Cherbourg or Caen on the Normandy coast For driving distances to Bissieres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Airan, Argences, Bieville-Quetieville, Canteloup, Cesny-Aux-Vignes-Ouezy, Cleville, Croissanville, Hotot-en-Auge, Janville, Magny-le-Freule, Mery-Corbon, Mezidon-Canon, Moult, Saint-Ouen-du-Mesnil-Oger and Victot-Pontfol.

This page in French: Visiter Bissieres